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DELL S2715H vs DELL U2515H

DELL S2715H vs DELL U2515H

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DELL S2715H
DELL U2515H

Top Prices

Ebuyer Business
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Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (14 available)
John Lewis
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FREE Standard delivery
In stock (51 available)
PC World
Checked 54 minutes ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock (20 available)
CompAdvance
Checked 11 hours ago
Out of stock
Ebuyer Business
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Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (32 available)
Amazon UK
Checked 7 hours ago
Standard delivery: £16.50
In stock
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Checked 14 hours ago
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (217 available)
Adorama
Checked 6 hours ago
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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The DELL S2715H is a 27" PC monitor. That's 2" bigger than the DELL U2515H (25"). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

2ms faster response time Edit
The DELL S2715H has a response time of 6ms, but the DELL U2515H is an 8ms response time PC monitor (2ms slower). Read more

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The DELL S2715H has a built-in speaker(s), however the DELL U2515H does not. Read more

Built in speakers allow you to output sound through the monitor without any need for external speakers.

With built in speakers you can use the monitor like a TV for watch videos to listening to music.

Cheaper by £41
The DELL S2715H costs £41.07 less than the DELL U2515H.
42% cheaper to run
Over five years the DELL S2715H only costs £53.84 to run but the DELL U2515H costs £92.29 to run (71% more). Read more
4 Reasons For
One more HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the DELL U2515H is two, but the DELL S2715H only has one HDMI port.
13 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Better selling
The DELL U2515H ranks No. 690 by number of sales, but the DELL S2715H ranks No. 7030.
Better user reviews
The average user review score of the DELL U2515H is 93% based on 478 reviews, but the average rating of the DELL S2715H is 88% (based on 19 reviews).

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
One less HDMI port Edit
The DELL S2715H has one HDMI port, however the DELL U2515H only has two HDMI ports.
Less retailers
The DELL S2715H is only stocked by 15 sellers, whereas the DELL U2515H is stocked by 28 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Older by two months
The DELL S2715H is two months older than the DELL U2515H.
Less popular
The DELL S2715H is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 7030 by number of sales in our PC monitors, however the DELL U2515H ranks No. 690.
User review Rating is Worse
The DELL S2715H's average user score is 88%, however the DELL U2515H's is 93% (based on 478 reviews).
5 Reasons Against
8% smaller display diagonal Edit
The DELL U2515H is a 25" PC monitor. That's 2" smaller than the DELL S2715H (25"). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

2ms slower response time Edit
The DELL U2515H has a response time of 8ms, whereas the DELL S2715H is a 6ms response time PC monitor (2ms faster). Read more

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The DELL U2515H does not have a built-in speaker(s), whereas the DELL S2715H has a built-in speaker(s). Read more

Built in speakers allow you to output sound through the monitor without any need for external speakers.

With built in speakers you can use the monitor like a TV for watch videos to listening to music.

More expensive by £41
The DELL U2515H is £41.07 more expensive than the DELL S2715H.
Higher running costs over five years by £38.45
Over five years the running costs of the DELL U2515H are £92.29 which is £38.45 more than the DELL S2715H. Show assumptions.

Awards

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cnews.cz: Smart Buy
hardware.info: Excellent
prohardver.hu: Recommended
SweClockers.com: Good Product
uk.hardware.info: Excellent

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

31 months Ago 29 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 51.28
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 53.84
Purchase price £ 190.80
Total cost of ownership £ 244.64
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 89.73
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.56
Total running cost £ 92.29
Purchase price £ 231.87
Total cost of ownership £ 324.16
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.27T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.27 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.46T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.46 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
27"
BEST
25"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 8000000:1
BEST
 8000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 2560 x 1440
BEST
Display Surface
 Gloss
 Gloss
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 720p
 480p
 1440p
 1080p
 720p
 480p
 1440p
BEST
HD Type
 Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
BEST
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Viewable Size, Vertical
336.31mm
BEST
311.04mm
Viewable Size, Horizontal
597.89mm
BEST
552.96mm
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.3114 x 0.3114 0.216 x 0.216
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
68.6cm
BEST
63.44cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
6ms
BEST
8ms
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 99%
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Ultra Contrast
 Ultra Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Output
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio output
Audio Input
 Audio input
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
HDMI Port
1 2
BEST
Mini DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port
2 6
BEST
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 2.0
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Built-In USB Hub
 Built-in USB hub
 Built-in USB hub

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
RMS Rated Power
18W Unknown - Click to provide data
Loudspeaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Feet Colour
 Silver
 Silver
Colour
 Black
 Black

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
 Height adjustment
BEST
Tilt Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Swivelling
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pivot
Stand-By LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch

Power

Input Current
1.7A 1.5A
Current Rating
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5A
Power Consumption (typical)
20W
BEST
35W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (max)
55W
BEST
87W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 5000 0 - 5000
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 0 - 12192
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
5 - 90 5 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 80 10 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
8.8kg
BEST
9.8kg
Weight With Stand
6.7kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
445mm 398mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
196mm
BEST
205mm
Width (with Stand)
611.2mm 569mm
BEST
Weight
4.9kg 4.4kg
BEST
Height
361.5mm 338.7mm
Depth
46.1mm 46.4mm
Width
611.2mm 569mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 USB
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 USB
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
 AC adapter included
BEST
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